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Radde's Warbler, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Radde's Warbler (Phylloscopus schwarzi)
Barry's Head, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 18th, 2016.
Radde's Warbler, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Radde's Warbler (Phylloscopus schwarzi)
Barry's Head, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 18th, 2016.
Little Bunting, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Little Bunting (Emberiza pusilla)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 17th, 2016.
Western Bonelli's Warbler, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Western Bonelli's Warbler (Phylloscopus bonelli)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 16th, 2016.
Little Bunting, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Little Bunting (Emberiza pusilla)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 9th, 2016.
Little Bunting, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Little Bunting (Emberiza pusilla)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 9th, 2016.
Baltic Gull, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Baltic Gull (Larus fuscus fuscus)
Lissagriffin, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 8th, 2016.
Eastern form of Lesser Black-backed Gull
Baltic Gull, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Baltic Gull (Larus fuscus fuscus)
Lissagriffin, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 8th, 2016.
Eastern form of Lesser Black-backed Gull
Baltic Gull, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Baltic Gull (Larus fuscus fuscus)
Lissagriffin, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 8th, 2016.
Eastern form of Lesser Black-backed Gull
Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Rose-breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus ludovicianus)
Firkeel, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 1st, 2016.
Rose-breasted Grosbeak, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Rose-breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus ludovicianus)
Firkeel, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 1st, 2016.
Baird's Sandpiper, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Baird's Sandpiper (Calidris bairdii)
Nethertown, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
September 10th, 2016.
Video available here
Wood Sandpiper, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Wood Sandpiper (Tringa glareola)
Churchtown pond, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
September 10th, 2016.
Wood Sandpiper, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Wood Sandpiper (Tringa glareola)
Churchtown pond, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
September 10th, 2016.
Curlew Sandpiper front, Wood Sandpiper behind
Hen Harrier, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Hen Harrier (Circus cyaneus)
Ring Marsh, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
November 6th, 2016.
Merlin, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Merlin (Falco columbarius)
Carne Harbour, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
October 29th, 2016.
Black Redstart, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Black Redstart (Phoenicurus ochruros)
Carne Harbour, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
October 29th, 2016.
Common Kestrel, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Common Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus)
Carnsore Point, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
November 6th, 2016.
Hen Harrier, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Hen Harrier (Circus cyaneus)
Ring Marsh, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
November 6th, 2016.
European Stonechat, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
European Stonechat (Saxicola rubicola)
Rosslare Harbour, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
November 6th, 2016.
Grasshopper Warbler, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Grasshopper Warbler (Locustella naevia)
Churchtown, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
September 10th, 2016.
Common Tern, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Common Tern (Sterna hirundo)
Lady's Island, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
July 2nd, 2016.
Common Tern, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Common Tern (Sterna hirundo)
Lady's Island, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
July 2nd, 2016.
Little Tern, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Little Tern (Sternula albifrons)
Tacumshin Lake, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
June 4th, 2016.
Cuckoo, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Cuckoo (Cuculus canorus)
Great Saltee Island, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
April 24th, 2016.
Northern Wheatear, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Northern Wheatear (Oenanthe oenanthe)
Great Saltee Island, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
March 25th, 2016.
Redpoll, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Redpoll (Carduelis cabaret)
Wexford Town, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
March 19th, 2016.
Siskin, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Siskin (Carduelis spinus)
Wexford Town, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
March 19th, 2016.
PAST IRISH RARE BIRDS
on 7th December
2011 Canada Goose, Mayo
1997 Little Bunting, Donegal
1943 Firecrest, Cork
1892 American Robin, Sligo
More details
Canada Goose
Termoncarragh Lough, Mullet Peninsula, Mayo. 2011.
Little Bunting
Arranmore Island, Donegal. 1997.
Firecrest
Near Glengarriff, Cork. 1943.
Found freshly dead. 1st Irish Record
American Robin
Lough Gill, Sligo. 1892.
Shot. 2nd Irish Record. 3rd WP Record
FIRST WP RECORDS
on 7th December:
Black Noddy, Off Tidra, Banc d'Arguin, Mauritania. 7th December, 1984.
Doubts expressed over the identity of this bird by some
Hazevoet, C.J. 1985. Black Noddy in Mauritania in December 1984. Dutch Birding 7(1): 25-26
Knob-billed Duck, Off Iwik, Banc d'Arguin, Mauritania. 7th December, 1984.
Seen in flight heading north
Hazevoet, C.J. 2011. Knob-billed Duck at Banc d'Arguin, Mauritania, in December 1984. Dutch Birding 33(4): 247-248